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ASUS to showcase ‘India’s Fastest Gaming PC’, ROG notebooks, graphics cards, and more at IGX 2016

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The latest in PC gaming hardware and peripherals from ASUS will be available for all to experience at IGX, which takes place on October 15 and 16 at World Trade Centre, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai.


ASUS leads the line with its range of gaming notebooks, latest GeForce GTX 10 series graphics cards, as well as gaming peripherals and networking devices. One of the highlights at the ASUS booth will be a machine the company is touting as ‘India’s Fastest Gaming PC’.

At IGX, ASUS India will showcase its latest Republic of Gamers (ROG) G752VS gaming powerhouse featuring the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics card that delivers up to 80% higher performance than previous-generation graphics cards. It will also exhibit the ROG Strix GL502VS – A compact and lightweight gaming laptop powered by the latest 6th-generation Intel Core i7 quad-core processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics. Both laptops were launched in India in September 2016.

“IGX is shaping up well to be India’s hallmark trade fair for the gaming industry. We were part of the pilot launch of IGX last year and expecting a lot of activity and buzz with many brands involved this year. Right from VR equipped hardware to high-end wireless headsets and spill proof gaming accessories, ASUS has a great line of products to excite gamers and enthusiasts alike at IGX this year,” said Mr Vinay Shetty, Regional Director – ASUS Components Business, India & South Asia.

Also at the show will be the ASUS ROG Swift Curved PG348Q, the 34-inch Ultra-wide QHD (3440 x 1440) curved monitor with a 21:9 aspect ratio for panoramic gaming with NVIDIA G-SYNC display technology and a 100Hz refresh rate; as well as the ASUS RT AC 5300 Wireless Tri-Band Gigabit Router with a combined tri-band data rate of 5334 Mbps for low latency online gaming, smooth 4K streaming and extremely fast file-sharing.

M. Peter Chang, Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager – ASUS India, said: “IGX is a great platform for us to showcase the latest gaming technology & products to the end consumers and it’s even bigger this year. Asus Republic of Gamers is one of the top gaming brands globally and we aim to be the number one brand in India as well in the next 2 years. Such initiatives not only help the brands but also the gaming industry as a whole to grow and thrive.”

“The quality offered by ASUS gaming products is without question, and we’re excited that a wide range of Republic of Gamers (ROG) products will be at IGX this year for all to experience. We expect the ASUS booth to be one of the biggest draws at IGX,” said Sameer Desai, Organiser, IGX.

Registration for IGX is free for all, either at the event or online. The expo takes place on October 15 and 16 from 11 am to 6 pm at the World Trade Centre, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai.